Photo Courtesy of Pioneer Hi-Bred International.

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Pioneer Hi-Bred International

CPBR speeds the transfer of plant-related biotechnologies from the research laboratory to the marketplace, expanding economic opportunities through university research and global networking. Its highly competitive project selection process includes:

  1. Industrial evaluation of research concepts to insure industrial relevance and
  2. Peer review to insure scientific excellence.

Photo Courtesy of Pioneer Hi-Bred International.

Photo Courtesy of
Pioneer Hi-Bred International

CPBR supports biotechnology research that has practical applications, advances technological innovations based on new understandings and uses of plants and other organisms, provides multidisciplinary training and research opportunities for a new generation of scientists and engineers, and connects industry needs with university and industry suppliers.